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A Case of Frozen Linsanity

A Case of Frozen Linsanity

For two games in a row in a row after leading the Hornets to a historic win to beat King James and the Cavaliers who after losing 23 straight games in 6 years, Jeremy Lin did not play much time or have enough shots as he did in the previous games. After shooting 7-13 and playing 32 min in the Cavs game to finish with 24pts/8asts, JLin only shot 1-6 and 3-5  (16 and 23 min) in the Heat and Wizards ... »

Linsanity Broke LeBron’s 23 Win Streak for The #23 Michael Jordan

Linsanity Broke LeBron’s 23 Win Streak for The #23 Michael Jordan

JLin was the player of the game in helping the Hornets to beat LeBron’s 23 game Win-Streak over the Hornets (including 4 playoff games) for the #23 Michael Jordan himself. The Hornets beat the Cavaliers 106-97 behind great team-ball (26 asts vs 16 asts) The Hornets overwhelmed the Cavs in rebounding with 49-28 advantage behind MKG’s 13 rebounds. MKG set a great tone in the 1st quarter ... »

Hornets Outlasted the Kings in 2OT; Lin Scored Double-Double

Hornets Outlasted the Kings in 2OT; Lin Scored Double-Double

The Hornets outlasted the Kings and Damarcus Cousins in 2OT 129-128 Jeremy Lin finished with 20pts, 11asts, 7 rebs in 50 min, possibly the longest minutes he ever played in a game. He scored double-double with the highest number of assists as a Hornets this season. With all legs tired, Lin inbounded to a Troy Daniels who launched a deep 3 giving Lin his 11th assist. Troy finished with a career hig... »

Linsanity Storm Struck the Knicks Again; Hornets Played TeamBall in Win

Linsanity Storm Struck the Knicks Again; Hornets Played TeamBall in Win

Jeremy Lin provided Linsanity storm once again to led the Hornets to beat the Knicks 97-84 on 4 years after Knicks picked up Jeremy Lin in 2012. JLin finished with 26pts/5asts/5rebs/1blk/5tos/3pfs and a game high +23 (7-17 FGM, 2-5 3FGM) His 10-10 FT shooting is also his season high as the Knicks couldn’t stop his driving and kept fouling him. Hairston also had an excellent game with a seaso... »

Hornets Stung by More Injuries; Lin needs to play PG

Hornets Stung by More Injuries; Lin needs to play PG

Batum and Zeller had to come out with injuries as the Thunder blew out Hornets 109-95 JLin finished with 16pts/2asts with 6-11 shooting. He didn’t have long-distance touch so he smartly drove inside to get layups & FTs (4-4). He mostly played SG so he didn’t have a chance to orchestrate offense even with the 2nd unit as Brian Roberts played the PG. As usual, the big men couldn̵... »

Hornets Won in 2OT behind Kemba 52pts; JLin Played PG

Hornets Won in 2OT behind Kemba 52pts; JLin Played PG

The Hornets Won in 2OT behind a hot shooting Kemba (52pts) 124-119 vs Utah Jazz JLin played great to orchestrate offense to find his teammates He finished with 9pts/5asts/6rebs/1stl/1TO in 36min; shooting 4-6 FGM (1-1 3FGM) Adi Joseph also talked to JLin on Saturday about his shooting struggles. He’s committed to shoot more and better with the more fluid shooting form. And he believes he has... »

Defenseless Hornets Lost Again; Glimpses of Linsanity

Defenseless Hornets Lost Again; Glimpses of Linsanity

The Hornets defense was exposed again as they lost to 92-105 to Milwaukee Bucks. Defense was a problem again since no one is stopping the Bucks from attacking the rim. Fatigue might be a factor as they played a back-to-back game. Glimpses of Linsanity was seen in the beginning of 4th quarter as he played as the PG to lead 7-0 run with scoring 4pts on 2 drives plus a drive & kickout to Kemba on... »

G37 CHA @DEN Notes & Observations

G37 CHA @DEN Notes & Observations

The Hornets lost the 7th game in a row to Denver Nuggets 92-95 Jeremy Lin struggled in the second night of a back-to-back game in a high-altitude Denver. He finished with 2pts/2asts/1reb/1blk (0-9 shooting, 2-4 FTs). His defensive effort helped the Hornets to make a run. He finished with 0 in +/-. A rolled ankle the previous day made him looked physically off tonight. Jeremy Lin’s not physically r... »

Hot-Shooting Jeremy Lin Fought Off Rolled Ankle and Bad Refs

Hot-Shooting Jeremy Lin Fought Off Rolled Ankle and Bad Refs

JLin with 26pts/4asts/4reb with 9-16 FGM (3-4 3FGM) in 40min with a rolled ankle!And he also had to fight off Bad Refs #Linsane After multiple hits, JLin still made the tough layup but still no calls from the refs who gave favorable calls to the Clippers. The Hornets lost 83-97 as only Lin and Lamb played well to score a combined 44pts (more than 50% of Hornets total points). The big men were most... »

Scorching Suns Burned the Hornets 111-102, My Epiphany on JLin

Scorching Suns Burned the Hornets 111-102, My Epiphany on JLin

I was afraid this scenario would happen. After losing 9 straight games and embarrassingly only scored 22 pts in the 1st half of the last loss against the Lakers, the Suns came out hot shooting (unbelievably hot 57.6% 3pt shooting, 19-33) determined to win. I was watching the game in person behind the basketball rim so I couldn’t see all floor enough to make good analysis of plays but I was a... »